Masterdata Governance Team Lead

Date: 13 Nov 2023

Location: Dublin 24, D, IE, D24

Company: Glanbia

Masterdata Governance Team Lead


Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey 


The Opportunity 


Glanbia recognises master data as an important data asset and enabler of business performance. A centralised masterdata governance team is in place to ensure policies, processes, technologies, and ways of working are embedded in the business to maximise the quality of the organisations masterdata.


An opportunity has arisen for a senior masterdata professional to take the lead role in the centralised masterdata governance team. This role will report into the Head of the CoE for BI and Data Analytics and will be responsible for further developing and delivering on the masterdata governance strategy across Glanbia.


  • Drive a strategic masterdata governance vision, strategy, and operating model across Glanbia, aligning relevant technical and business teams.
  • Management of an established team of masterdata professionals (6) including the prioritisation and delivery of the programme of projects and maintenance of robust and reliable operational governance activities.
  • Identify opportunities and create capacity in the team to expand the remit of masterdata governance into new areas of the business.
  • Be a trusted partner of the relevant business functions in the Glanbia and work with them to drive excellence in masterdata through adoption of technologies, policies and best in class operating model for data governance.
  • Continue to raise the profile of masterdata governance within GBS and the business, and ensure the team is recognised as experts and owners of masterdata design and governance.



The skills you will bring to the team


  • Relevant 3rd level education
  • A significant number of years gained working in masterdata management or enterprise data governance,
  • Experience in managing a team of data professionals
  • Experience of working an S4 landscape with strong domain expertise
  • Strong analytical skills with an aptitude for understanding complex business processes and functions.
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to influence across diverse technical and business streams.
  • Strong leadership skills with experience motivating and developing data professionals working in a face paced environment.


Where and how you will work  

The opportunity will be based in Citywest, Dublin 24 withhybrid working arrangements available through ourSmart working modelwhich allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.